Parish of Collessie

Collessie is a parish, which lies in Fife Council Area, some 5 miles (8 km) southeast of Newburgh and 6 miles (9 km) west of Cupar in Fife.

It is located in the old county of Fife, which disappeared following the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1974.

The parish has an area of 35.5 sq. km (13.7 sq. miles). Collessie has 7 neighbouring parishes; namely Abdie, Auchtermuchty, Cults, Kettle, Monimail, Newburgh and Strathmiglo. The boundaries of this parish were modified among significant changes recommended by the Boundary Commissioners after the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1889.

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